Movies like Alien: Covenant

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Alien: Covenant (2017)
 6.4
 211K
Alien: Covenant
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship 'Covenant' discovers what is thought to be an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world – which has its sole inhabitant the 'synthetic', David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition.
Style: twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, bad ending, futuristic, cerebral, intense, absurd, philosophical ...
Plot: fantasy world, alien life-form, monster, brutality, alien invasion, androids, alien technology, outer space, human versus alien, transformation, atheism, mission, parasite, plot twist, infection, engineer, genetics, experiment, planet, blood, alien, space travel, robot, survival, aliens ...
Time: future
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The Mist
Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
USA
126 min.
 7.2
District 9
Sci-Fi, Thriller
South Africa, USA, New Zealand, Canada
112 min.
 7.9
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Most similar movies to Alien: Covenant

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, scary, serious and suspense films with plots about catastrophe, dialogue, danger, first contact, survival, blood and chase mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Thriller genres. Some movies like Alien: Covenant: Prometheus (2012), Alien (1979), Alien 3 (1992), Alien: Resurrection (1997), AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 7.0
 524K
Prometheus
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, genetics, distant planet, human versus alien, androids, space and aliens, transformation, fantasy world, alien life-form, mission, expedition, scientist ...
Time: future
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 8.5
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Alien
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, futuristic, frightening ...
Plot: monster, evil alien, space travel, alien, survival horror, human versus alien, deadly creature, alien invasion, alien monster, sole survivor, spacecraft, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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System:   59%
    User:   100%
 
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Alien 3
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After escaping with Newt and Hicks from the alien planet, Ripley crash lands on Fiorina 161, a prison planet and host to a correctional facility. Unfortunately, although Newt and Hicks do not survive the crash, a more unwelcome visitor does. The ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, futuristic ...
Plot: survival, human versus alien, evil alien, danger, outer space, deadly creature, redemption, technology, transformation, spacecraft, weapons, blood ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
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Alien: Resurrection
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two hundred years after Lt. Ripley died, a group of scientists clone her, hoping to breed the ultimate weapon. But the new Ripley is full of surprises … as are the new aliens. Ripley must team with a band of smugglers to keep the creatures from ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, rough, futuristic ...
Plot: cloning, alien, space travel, survival, underwater, outer space, chase, breeding, gore, aliens, androids and robots, clones ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
AVP: Alien vs. Predator
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Czech Republic, Canada, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When scientists discover something in the Arctic that appears to be a buried Pyramid, they send a research team out to investigate. Little do they know that they are about to step into a hunting ground where Aliens are grown as sport for the ...
Style: exciting, bleak, scary, twists and turns, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, monster, deadly creature, first contact, survival, save the world, adventure, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, heroic mission, danger, expedition ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: antarctica, egypt, nebraska, nepal, mexico
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The Last Days on Mars
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery – fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claims all the glory, he disobeys orders to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: mars, space travel, zombie, survival, death, blood, alien, virus, splatter, outer space, first contact, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
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Life
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.
Style: suspense, tense, tragic ending, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: alien, monster, brutality, astronaut, alien life-form, mars, death, danger, unhappy ending, space travel, characters killed one by one, survival horror ...
Time: future, near future
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    User:   50%
 
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Infini
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A search and rescue team are transported through deep space to a distant mining colony to save the sole survivor of a biological outbreak. During their mission, they find a lethal weapon which is set to arrive on Earth within the hour.
Style: futuristic, suspense, surprise ending, twist ending, bloody ...
Plot: space travel, teleportation, alien, virus, insanity, survival, violence, death, chase, aliens, mars, science ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A sequel to 2004's Alien vs. Predator, the iconic creatures from two of the scariest film franchises in movie history wage their most brutal battle ever - in our own backyard. The small town of Gunnison, Colorado becomes a war zone between two ...
Style: futuristic, serious, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, small town, gory, survival, monster, violence, aliens, deadly creature, alien invasion, brutality, first contact, evil alien ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: colorado, antarctica, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
 7.2
 252K
The Mist
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After a violent storm, a dense cloud of mist envelops a small Maine town, trapping artist David Drayton and his five-year-old son in a local grocery store with other people. They soon discover that the mist conceals deadly horrors that threaten ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, bad ending, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, apocalypse, fog, catastrophe, stephen king, fight, giant insect, religious fanatic, blood, human versus monster, supermarket ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   37%
 
The Puppet Masters
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The Earth is invaded by alien parasites aka "slugs" that ride on people's backs and control their minds. A trio of American government agents attempt to thwart this.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, chase, evil alien, aliens, mind control, book, zombie, adaptation, mars, first contact, alien encounter ...
Time: 90s
Place: iowa, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
 6.7
 138K
Event Horizon
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the year 2047 a group of astronauts are sent to investigate and salvage the long lost starship "Event Horizon". The ship disappeared mysteriously 7 years before on its maiden voyage and with its return comes even more mystery as the ...
Style: futuristic, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, space travel, insanity, survival, supernatural, violence, science, outer space, blood, transformation, gore, ghost ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
 6.2
 107K
The Thing
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When paleontologist Kate Lloyd travels to an isolated outpost in Antarctica for the expedition of a lifetime, she joins an international team that unearths a remarkable discovery. Their elation quickly turns to fear as they realize that their ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, alien, gory, monster, expedition, transformation, deadly creature, alien invasion, death, first contact, danger, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1982
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   37%
 
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The Island of Dr. Moreau
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A shipwrecked sailor stumbles upon a mysterious island and is shocked to discover that a brilliant scientist and his lab assistant have found a way to combine human and animal DNA with horrific results.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, island, genetics, dangerous animal, transformation, rebellion, survival, stranded, mutant, adaptation, experiment, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   35%
 
 4.8
 16K
Supernova
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 22nd century, when a battered salvage ship sends out a distress signal, the seasoned crew of the rescue hospital ship Nova-17 responds. What they find is a black hole--that threatens to destroy both ships--and a mysterious survivor whose ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, stylized, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, technology, hospital, race against time, alien, space opera, first contact, outer space, rescue, robot, violence, mars ...
Time: future
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   37%
 
 6.8
 134K
Pandorum
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they've been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they're actually not alone – and the reality of their situation is more ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, space travel, memory loss, chase, alien, outer space, insanity, paranoia, end of the world, memory, aliens, isolation ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   28%
 
 7.1
 210K
Pitch Black
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When their ship crash-lands on a remote planet, the marooned passengers soon learn that escaped convict Riddick isn't the only thing they have to fear. Deadly creatures lurk in the shadows, waiting to attack in the dark, and the planet is ...
Style: suspenseful, light, serious, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, space travel, monster, alien, dark hero, outer space, chase, anti heroes, aliens, alien invasion, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
 6.8
 85K
eXistenZ
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.
Style: futuristic, surreal, clever, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: virtual reality, video game, alternate reality, cyberpunk, postmodernism, gory, technology gone awry, computer game, violence, existentialism, technology, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   24%
 
Movie in collections
 5.8
 33K
Morgan
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A corporate risk-management consultant must determine whether or not to terminate an artificial being's life that was made in a laboratory environment.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, twist ending, intense, tricky ...
Plot: robot, genetics, cloning, violence, science, isolation, chase, brutality, androids, plot twist, technology, clones ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   31%
 
 5.6
 1K
The Kindred
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Amanda's deathbed request to her son, John, was for him to destroy all the lab notes etc. from her last experiment. She also blurts out he had a brother. At the funeral John meets Melissa, who claims to be his mothers biggest fan. Together with ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, suspense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, gory, murder, monster, supernatural, dangerous animal, death, monsters, splatter, blood, hospital, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   31%
 
 6.4
 23K
Screamers
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (SIRIUS 6B, Year 2078) On a distant mining planet ravaged by a decade of war, scientists have created the perfect weapon: a blade-wielding, self-replicating race of killing devices known as Screamers designed for one purpose only -- to hunt down and ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, apocalypse, androids and robots, on the road, cyberpunk, robot, post apocalyptic, technology, androids, gory, master villain, clones ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   27%
 
 5.2
 50K
Apollo 18
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officially, Apollo 17 was the last manned mission to the moon. But a year later in 1973, three American astronauts were sent on a secret mission to the moon funded by the US Department of Defense. What you are about to see is the actual footage ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: moon, nasa, space travel, alien, survival, astronaut, outer space, alien encounter, space program, mars, aliens, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 2011, year 1972, year 1970 ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   22%
 
 5.4
 18K
Phantoms
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the peaceful town of Snowfield, Colorado something evil has wiped out the community. And now, its up to a group of people to stop it, or at least get out of Snowfield alive.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, supernatural, gory, deadly creature, monster, devil, brutality, supernatural ability, violence, death, hotel, adaptation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   22%
 
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 6.3
 64K
Dark Skies
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: From the producers of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister comes Dark Skies: a supernatural thriller that follows a young family living in the suburbs. As husband and wife Daniel and Lacey Barret witness an escalating series of disturbing ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, twist ending, surprise ending ...
Plot: alien, supernatural, aliens, evil alien, drugs/alcohol, alien invasion, domestic disturbance, suburbs, first contact, family, family in danger, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   23%
 
 4.9
 24K
Virus
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Japan, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the crew of an American tugboat boards an abandoned Russian research vessel, the alien life form aboard regards them as a virus which must be destroyed.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: virus, survival, ship, aliens, first contact, ocean or sea, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, deadly creature, robot, save the world ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   29%
 
Village of the Damned
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American village is visited by some unknown life form which leaves the women of the village pregnant. Nine months later, the babies are born, and they all look normal, but it doesn't take the "parents" long to realize that the kids ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, village, halloween, pregnancy, violence, evil alien, death, supernatural ability, survival, mystery, alien, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1960s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   21%
 
 4.3
 25K
Species II
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having just returned from a mission to Mars, Commander Ross isn't exactly himself. He's slowly becoming a terrifying alien entity with one goal -- to procreate with human women! When countless women suffer gruesome deaths after bearing ...
Style: sexual, bleak, twists and turns, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mars, cloning, transformation, gory, virus, alien, survival, nasa, pregnancy, monster, space travel, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, pentagon, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   26%
 
 6.0
 63K
Quarantine
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A television reporter and her cameraman are trapped inside a building quarantined by the CDC after the outbreak of a mysterious virus which turns humans into bloodthirsty killers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: virus, gory, zombie, supernatural, journalism, blood, death, uncover truth, paranoia, cannibalism, violence, splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   26%
 

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 6.8
 67K
Eden Lake
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, bad ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, chase, murder, gang, brutality, revenge, forest, teenagers, torture, insanity, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   28%
 
Alien Raiders
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It's the end of yet another night at Hastings Supermarket, a grocery store in Buck Lake, Arizona. But just before closing, a group of masked and armed to the teeth militants invades the store and take everyone hostage
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, survival, alien, blood, gore, aliens, small town, anti heroes, alien invasion, first contact, monster, store ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   19%
 
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